30/09/2010 … A statue of Ronnie Barker has been unveiled in Aylesbury, the Buckinghamshire town where he began his acting career.
All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Thu 30 September 2010
30/09/2010 … Channel 4’s Comedy Roast is to return for a one-off targeting Davina McCall.
30/09/2010 … Channel 4 has commissioned a second series of Pete Versus Life, the comedy starring Rafe Spall as a struggling young sports journalist.
30/09/2010 … Radio 4 sitcom Old Harry’s Game could be made into an animated sitcom for Sky 1.
Wed 29 September 2010
29/09/2010 … American stand-up Greg Giraldo died on Wednesday at the age of 44, five days after he was rushed to hospital for an overdose of prescription drugsHe collapsed in…
29/09/2010 … BBC Two’s new Tuesday night comedy strand got off to a strong start, with Alan Davies’ new comedy Whites winning 2.
29/09/2010 … Channel 4 has ordered two new comedy drama series, including a coming-of-age show dubbed a replacement to the Inbetweeners.
29/09/2010 … The Inbetweeners is being remade for America, with MTV ordering a pilot episode.